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The leading global central bank institution has published new research on central bank digital currencies, noting a major shift in their direction thanks to Libra as well as COVID-19.
Sweden is seeking to amend current laws in a bid to host the Bank for International Settlements innovation hub for digital currencies
None of the 17 ongoing central bank digital currency projects is focused on cross-border payments, the Bank for International Settlements says
The operator of the National Stock Exchange of Australia to build a new blockchain platform to compete with the Australian Security Exchange’s CHESS
The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term
The central banks of Canada, the United Kingdom, Japan, European Union, Sweden and Switzerland and the Bank for International Settlements created a CBDC research group
The Bank of International Settlements warns that financial services offered by big techs such as Facebook, Google and Amazon could create new risks for the banking sector